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70-yr-old COVID-19 patient dies in Guj; state toll rises to 3

PTI | Ahmedabad | Updated: 26-03-2020 11:52 IST | Created: 26-03-2020 11:52 IST
70-yr-old COVID-19 patient dies in Guj; state toll rises to 3

A 70-year-old COVID-19 patient died in Gujarat's Bhavnagar district early Thursday morning, a health department officials said. With this, the total number of deaths due to coronavirus inthe state has gone up to three, they said.

"The 70-year-old man died at a government hospital in Bhavnagar," state principal secretary (health) Jayanti Ravi said. Earlier, one patient each from Ahmedabad and Surat had succumbed to the viral infection, she said.

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